Connect Direct Engineer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: United States, Louisiana, Lafayette
Position ID: J0123-2006
Employment Type: Full Time
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Position Description:

CGI is seeking an IBM Connect Direct Engineer who can apply their knowledge in an application development environment.

This is an exciting full-time opportunity to join our organization and catapult your career with the 5th largest independent IT services provider in the world!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Configuration and Support Connect Direct Secure Plus.

Perform Connect Direct Scripting for UNIX, Windows and JCLs in Mainframes.

Schedule and automate Connect Direct transfers.

Work in IBM Control Center for monitoring and Remote Management of Connect Direct.

Perform Basic UNIX shell scripting.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Shown experience on IBM Connect: Direct, with a solid grasp of IBM Sterling Connect Direct for UNIX and Windows.

Experienced with Connect Direct on Clusters.

Experienced with CI/CD tools such as IBM UDeploy, and Jenkins etc.

Knowledge automation framework/language/engine like ansible.

Basic understanding of UNIX and Windows Operating Systems and administration activities.

Basic Knowledge of Networking in UNIX and Windows.

Experienced in automation frameworks/languages/engines such as ansible

Experienced working in a Production Support environment.

Good experience with ITIL concepts and any hands on experience in ITIL tools, especially in Incident, Problem, Change and Configuration management areas.

Able to communicate highly technical issues, approaches, etc. to functional/management staff and offer solutions to business problems.

Willing to support on call.

Strong written, and verbal skills.

Educational Expectations: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Related Field.


CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $84,000 - 161,600.


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At CGI, we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our organization are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building an outstanding company. CGI’s benefits include
- Competitive base salaries
- Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
- 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
- Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
- Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
- Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more

Skills:

  • Ansible
  • Jenkins
  • Unix
  • Windows

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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